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Bastrop River Company

601 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX 78602-3845
+1 512-321-4661
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A fantastic weekend!

We went on the Wilbarger Overnight trip with the adults and scouts from Troop 1837 from Katy, TX... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Matt S
Kayaking

Fantastic couple of hours, the river was low so very easy at this time of year, good for beginners... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shmekb
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Paris, France
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Bastrop River Co is convniently located on the Colorado River in down town Bastrop Tx. Our historic boat house, the Yak Shaq (yak is short for kayak) and private boat launch offer a uniquely convenient experience. Our boat wranglers and guides are the most knowledgeable and friendly outfitters on the Lower Colorado River. The River Co's most popular activies include - a 2-3 hour day trip on the El Camino Real paddle trail, - a 5-8 hour full day trip on the Wilbarger paddle trail, - rent a boat or stand up paddle board for an hour of paddling around under the historic old iron bridge During the summer time we offer a family friendly tubing experience on a short stretch of river through town.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“laid back” (4 reviews)
“kayak trip” (4 reviews)
“great guy” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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601 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX 78602-3845
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+1 512-321-4661
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the Wilbarger Overnight trip with the adults and scouts from Troop 1837 from Katy, TX. We had an incredible trip with an overnight stay on Boy Scout Island. We met with Morgan and he quickly got us on the road to our...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic couple of hours, the river was low so very easy at this time of year, good for beginners and very helpful staff.

Thank Shmekb
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Had a few random questions prior to tubing and Emmett was really friendly and helpful on the phone. On the day, the whole experience had a very laid-back vibe which was exactly what we were looking for in a tubing trip. Again, the staff were...More

Thank yankymarlo
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Excellent service. I took my 7 year-old nephew on a cayak ride along the 2-hour Camino Real trail. We had a great time in close contact with nature. Don't miss the "Tree Canopy" detour... Will come again.

1  Thank cebpv
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

My family and I rented two canoes in March for a trip down the Colorado. Shortly after our trip started, my husband accidentally tipped the canoe over with our 8 year old. We were able to get to the bank where a man and his...More

1  Thank Kmarq2007
Reviewed May 31, 2017

My wife and I had passed over the Colorado River crossing in Bastrop numerous times and commented about how we needed to float there sometime. After meandering around downtown Bastrop and seeing the rustic storefront of Bastrop River Company, we decided the time was right....More

Thank Shawn T
Reviewed April 17, 2017

My wife and canoed the river and everything went as described. The staff is friendly and courteous. Easy booking online. We had a great time.

Thank d8smith
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

There was 4 girlfriends who did the short kayak run! The river was awesome!! Lee was so informative and a great guy! Picked us up in the shuttle. Perfect timing! I give this a two thumbs u!!

Thank digit7
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

The booking was easy online. The staff was very helpful. My son and had an 11am time. We were there early with a large group on the way. The let us get out early. The trip was fun and the staff was there to pick...More

Thank crdavis111
Reviewed April 9, 2017

We drove down from Dallas and spent the day with friends. It was a great experience! Lee was informative, helpful and had everything we needed. We took about 3 hours including stopping and having a picnic mid-way through. We started out in the town of...More

Thank sheryl L
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